Damon Garn provides a wide variety of IT services, including system administration projects, documentation creation, IT training, and courseware creation. Damon has been a technical instructor since the late 1990s, delivering CompTIA, Microsoft, and Linux courses to thousands of students, both online and in-classroom. He includes real-world examples learned during his time as a consultant and network/systems administrator. Most of his years in the classroom were spent with New Horizons training centers, where he was recognized in 2013, 2014, and 2015 as one of the Top 25 Technical Instructors worldwide.
Damon is the co-author and SME for the “The Official CompTIA Linux+ Instructor and Student Guides (Exam XK0-004).” Insights gained over many years of presenting Linux material have helped to inform this book and provide depth and meaning. This book, developed by Logical Operations for CompTIA, will be a very strong tool for instructors when delivering CompTIA Linux+ training. Damon has worked with industry leader Learn On Demand Systems to create Linux and security IT Pro Challenges. These unique hands-on opportunities allow students to validate their knowledge and prepare for certification exams. Damon combines humor and a dose of reality to keep students engaged. A fun, casual atmosphere combined with clear, reality-based delivery gives most adults the best chance to learn.